Is Good News Ever A Sign To Sell?09/30/14
There are two responses to good news. How to tell which one is right for you. Today's Stocks & Topics: IRAs, Junk Bond Market, Home Sales, China, Bill Gross, SDRL - SeaDrill Ltd., IRR - Voya Natural Resources Equity Income Fund, Alternative Shares,...
6 Places Where You Can Retire On $1,250 A Month Or Less
If retirees are willing to leave the states behind, the savings can be substantial. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Evaluation, China, Middle Age Mistakes, RCI - Rogers Communications Inc., Oil Companies, 529 Plan, FDX - FedEx Corp., Bill Gross, New...
Investing In Housing’s Rental Market
Some see a trend: More families looking to rent a home rather than buy. A real opportunity or a fast passing trend? Today's Stocks & Topics: Balancing, Refinancing, Equity, Durable Goods Report, Indexes, ETN - Eaton Corp. PLC, NRZ - New Residential...
5 Types Of Money Dummies and how to avoid becoming one
Some take on a lifestyle of ridiculous budgeting and spending practices without realizing just how wrong they are. You probably know of some of these people. You might be related to them. Today's Stocks & Topics: Annuities, DEST - Destination...
More Than One Institution Moves Away From Oil
How the divestiture more than $50 billion from portfolios with fossil fuel-related assets will affect energy stocks. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k, Companies and Debt, 5 Expenses You Dont Plan For, But Should, China, Class Action Lawsuits, UPL - Ultra...
How To Invest When The World Is In Chaos
As the geopolitical situation the world-over spins out of control, investors are questioning how best to position their investment portfolio for the global turmoil. Today's Stocks & Topics: Russell 2000, Real Estate Market, New ETFs, 5 Expenses You...
A Closer Look at the Wisdom of Selling Now
If you read the advice on the Internet, you know that you should sell all your stocks right now - a billionaire predicts economic crisis beyond the Great Depression. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing for Kids, Alibaba, Energy Stocks, Bonds,...
6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early
They're questions nearly every middle-age worker has asked themself: Should I leave my job and retire early? What would I need? How do I know I'm ready? Today's Stocks & Topics: Small Caps, JNJ - Johnson & Johnson, Housing, International Monetary...
5 Investing Tips for Ambitious College Students
Enriching a college education with a forward thinking plan for building wealth. Today's Stocks & Topics: PBR - Petroleo Brasileiro S/A ADS, Roth IRA, Gold, Oil, Bonds, Incomes, Financial Advisor, DIS - Walt Disney Co.
What You Will Owe The Tax Man in Retirement
One of the biggest mistakes retirees make is forgetting how big a bite state and federal taxes can take out of savings. Today's Stocks & Topics: Roth IRA, Federal Reserve, Small Caps, Tesla, Margin Interest for Credit Accounts, California Green Bonds,...
25 Companies Investing Most In America's Future
A new report identifies big businesses — dubbed “investment heroes” — that are placing the biggest bets on America. Today's Stocks & Topics: Where to Invest?, LNG - Cheniere Energy Inc., Debt, BND - Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF, STJ - St. Jude...
How To Dig Out of Debt
Statistics show Americans have about $856 billion in outstanding credit card debt. That works out to around $7,000 per household. Today's Stocks & Topics: Off Shore Oil Drillers, Commodities, European Inflation Data, Retirement, Roth IRA, Stock...
The Key to 401k Success That One Third of Americans Never Do
You're doing it all - feeding your 401(k) at work, at least up to the company match, attending seminars, picking a diversified portfolio. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k, China, 5 Day Work Week, URTAX - JPMorgan Realty Income Fund A, PGH - Pengrowth...
How To Play The World's Biggest Brands
Tracking changes in brand rankings from year to year offers insight into how well various companies are performing. Today's Stocks & Topics: Inherited Roth IRA, 5 Day Work week, Ali Baba, 7 Fatal Flaws of 401k, ASPS - Altisource Portfolio Solutions...
How Investors Beat Themselves
It's all about counterproductive market timing and fund selection - Investors chasing performance. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k & Credit, GDX - Market Vectors ETF Trust Market Vectors Gold Miners, The Consumer, Trouble at McDonald’s, Workers are...
Self-Directed IRA? Better Know Your Stuff
Gaining popularity among do-it-yourself investors, they’re attractive to those looking to expand beyond stocks, bonds and treasuries. Today's Stocks & Topics: Exchange Traded Funds, Five Day Work Week, Infrastructure, Federal Reserve Policy Dilemma,...
Understanding 529 College Savings Plans
Pay attention to fees, and what federal policies on 529s should you be aware Of? Today's Stocks & Topics: BABA - Alibaba Group Holding, Corporate America vs. Government, Jobs Report, Financial Advisors, CSX - CSX Corp., 529 Plan, BP - BP PLC ADS, RIG...
Can the U.S. Economy Go It Alone?
Paradoxically, weak overseas economics have probably helped the U.S. at least as much as it has hurt. Today's Stocks & Topics: European QE, Chinese Stocks, Housing vs. Banks, Gold, 401k, MCP - Molycorp Inc., VOIL - Virtus Oil & Gas Corp., ALLT - Allot...
5 Surprising Ways to Increase Your Credit Score
It's common knowledge that a high credit score is the key to low-interest loans and increased purchasing power. But what makes a credit score go up? Today's Stocks & Topics: Fundamentals & Technicals, China, Creative Destruction in TV Land, LUKOY -...
Marriage Counseling For You and Your Mutual Funds
Should you consider bailing out of your current mutual-fund holdings and look for better funds, or come to a better understanding and reconsile? Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, South Dakota, Money Market Funds at Risk, America’s 10 Fastest...
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